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Publisher Comments:

Design advice from Fine Woodworking. Written by the country's most respected designers and builders, each article is packed with practical, down-to-earth advice and toughtful insights into the design process.The furniture types include tables, casework, cabinets and chairs, plus a selection of special-purpose furniture.

Book News Annotation:

The 36 articles have been selected from many issues of Fine Woodworking magazine and reprinted with all the lush color photographs and detailed drawings and diagrams. The first sections discuss general topics around the design process, making plans and models, style, and working with wood. The rest focus in turn on tables, casework and cabinets, chairs, and special purpose furniture such as beds and furniture to go under the flat-screen television on the wall. Specific topics include scaling furniture from photographs, elements of the Shaker style, designing along the grain, supporting drop leaves, the anatomy of a chest of drawers, and what makes a chair stand up to abuse. Annotation ©2009 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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Fine Woodworking has been publishing the best woodworking information for small shop woodworkers since 1975.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781600850783
Author:
Editors Of Fine Homebuilding & Fine Wood
Publisher:
Taunton Press
Editor:
Editors of Fine Woodworking Magazine
Editor:
Fine Woodworking
Author:
Editors of Fine Homebuilding & Fine Wood
Author:
Editors of Fine Woodworking Magazine
Author:
Editors of Fine Homebuilding and Fine Woodworking
Author:
Editors of Fine Homebuilding & Fine Woodworking
Author:
Editors of Fine Woodworking
Subject:
Woodwork - General
Subject:
Furniture design
Subject:
Woodwork - Furniture/Cabinetry
Subject:
Woodwork
Subject:
Crafts/Woodworking
Edition Description:
Print PDF
Publication Date:
20090231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Illustrations, unspecified
Pages:
268
Dimensions:
10.76x8.52x.61 in. 1.90 lbs.

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